Las Iguanas to open its first international site in summer The Casual Dining Group-backed brand has slated openings in Gibraltar and South Africa. CDG inked a partnership with Gold Brands Investments in 2017 to open 20 restaurants in South Africa over the next five years. Read more.
Galeries Lafayette reveals plans to create art, food and streetwear hub in Paris The high-end department store has unveiled its project to redesign the area around its BHV Marais store in Paris. The first French outpost of Eataly is set to open there in 2019. Read more.
Resale app Depop to roll out its physical store format The brand is set to open its first bricks-and-mortar location in Los Angeles on Friday, with further sites slated to open in New York, Milan and London. Depop has benefitted from the rapid expansion of the resale market which hit $18bn in sales in 2018. Read more.